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Colourful Kensington

4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Cherry-red walls and a bottle-green sofa are a warm welcome to this chic apartment in a row of terraced homes in London’s sought-after Kensington neighborhood. The pops of color are a playful contrast to the building’s wedding-cake architecture, gray bricks, and stately wrought-iron railings. It’s an easy walk to shops and restaurants, and less than 10 minutes to the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Settle into a holiday read or catch up on emails in a dedicated office space lined with navy-blue bookshelves and that plush green sofa. Start mornings with a cup from the Nespresso machine and finish evenings with a bottle from the wine fridge.
Greek-key and paisley prints play nicely together in the villa’s open-concept living and dining room. Dark-wood floors and taupe wallpaper are a neutral backdrop to a sofa and banquette in coordinating lilac and plum. Step into the hallway, however, and it’s a different story: brilliant red walls lead the way to a fully equipped galley kitchen.
Find a wealth of museums in the neighborhood around the villa, from the world-class design collection at the Victoria and Albert to the steam engines and space capsules at the Science Museum. Walk through Kensington Gardens, take in a concert at Royal Albert Hall, and stop for a cup of tea or a memorable meal in one of the area’s cafes and restaurants. Check off your London sightseeing list with the short drive to Buckingham Palace and Big Ben.
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BEDROOM & BATHROOM
  • Bedroom 1: King size bed, Ensuite bathroom with shower/bathtub combo, Dual vanity
  • Bedroom 2: 2 Twin size beds (can be converted to a King), Shared access to hallway bathroom, Stand-alone shower
FEATURES & AMENITIES
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Wine fridge
  • Dishwasher
  • Nespresso machine
  • Formal dining area seating for 6
  • Sound system
  • Office space
  • Smart TV
  • Heating
  • Wi-Fi
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Smoke detector
STAFF & SERVICES
Extra cost (advance notice may be required):
  • Villa pre-stocking
  • Airport transfer
  • Activities and excursions
LOCATION
Points of Interest
  • 7 minute drive to Victoria & Albert Museum
  • 9 minute drive to Harrods
  • 2.6 miles to Buckingham Palace
  • 3.5 miles to Big Ben
  • 5 miles to Madame Tussauds London
Airport
  • 13 miles to Heathrow Airport (LHR)
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom
Ensuite bathroom, King bed, Wi-Fi
Bedroom 2
King bed, Wi-Fi

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Amenities
Indoor
Bose sound system
Smart TV
Office
Essentials
Wine cooler
Wi-Fi
Washing machine
Dryer
Nespresso machine
Heating
Iron
Ironing board
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Airport
London Heathrow Airport
30 min drive
Points of Interest
Victoria and Albert Museum
9 min drive
Harrods
11 min drive
Buckingham Palace
16 min drive
Madame Tussauds London
18 min drive
Trafalgar Square
22 min drive
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